Quest, the free to air factual entertainment channel from Discovery, has launched a HD version on Freeview, allowing viewers to enjoy their favourite shows in better quality than ever before.
From this week the channel will be showing a English Football League (EFL) highlights show, as well as the Bennetts British Superbike Championship and Home Nations Snooker Series which join shows such as Salvage Hunters, Combat Dealers, Aussie Gold Hunters, Wings of War, Nasa’s Unexplained Files and How Trains Changed The World.
James Gibbons EVP, General Manager of UK / Ireland, Australia & New Zealand and Head of Commercial Development for EMEA, Discovery said, “We have been investing in our channels and content to ensure we bring the broadest range of shows and sports events to audiences.
“I am delighted that we are partnering with Freeview to showcase Quest in HD to people across the UK, giving everyone the opportunity to view our popular factual entertainment shows together with the EFL Highlights in HD.”
Guy North, Managing Director, Freeview said, “Quest is an extremely popular channel for a growing number of our viewers, so I’m sure this launch is going to go down well with them.
“We strive to offer viewers the very best TV viewing experience free from subscription, and this addition to our HD line up certainly does that.”